Born in 1965, Istanbul Turkey. Mechanical engineer with M.B.A. and freelance photographer.
Conducts workshops both in Turkish & English at photo clubs, private companies, public institutions, universities about photography, advanced shooting skills, lenses, light, composition, HDR, Panoramic Photography, Infrared Photography, Night Photography, Portrait and Photoshop.
2015, Winner of “Yunus Nadi Photography Award” of Cumhuriyet Newspaper, the most prestigious award of Turkey.
SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAHY AWARDS;
National Award winner for 2015 & 2016. His work “Fishing Nets” was chosen for COMMENDED LIST (the first 50 photographs) among 106.000 photographs from 182 different countries in 2017.
2016, Photographic Society of America (PSA) National Membership Director for Turkey.
Holds EFIAP\b distinction as of 2014 and GPU Hermes distinction as of February 2015.
Likes to shoot panoramic and infra-red photographs including portraits shot with wide angle lenses.